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8059, Cisterna di Latina, Caprifico

  • Record number: 8059
  • Site: Cisterna di Latina
  • Building or zone: Caprifico
  • Position: Eaves
  • Roof element: Lateral simas
  • Remarks: Feline-head waterspout. Stolen from private collection in Italy in 1970. Present location unknown.
  • Bibliography: Melis & Quilici Gigli 1972, p. 224, pl. LI.9; Winter 2009a, p. 343, 5.B.3.c; Lulof in Palombi 2010, p. 45, F9, fig. 241
  • Publication record: Il tempio arcaico di Caprifico di Torrecchia (Cisterna di Latina): I materiali e il contesto
    Proposta per l'ubicazione di Pometia
    Symbols of Wealth and Power: Architectural Terracotta Decoration in Etruria and Central Italy, 640-510 B.C.
  • Associated elements: Raking simas, revetment plaques, antefixes, acroteria
  • Type of decoration: Feline-head spout
  • Current Collection:
  • Mouldmade: Yes
  • Height: 9.3 ca.
  • Width: 8.7 ca.
  • Condition: Missing lower jaw

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